Information We Collect
SCRP collects personal data in the course of its business activities, including in connection with some client services. We also collect personal data on certain areas of the Sites when you register for or enquire for services. join as a member, apply as a partner, independent consultant, register as an apprentice. create a user profile, register for SCRP newsletters and alerts, download our publications, sign up for conferences and events, and/or participate in public user posting areas.
The personal data collected varies and may include information that you provide, such as your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, and background information required for us to respond better to you. We may also automatically collect information about the devices you use to interact with our Sites. The information we automatically collect may include IP address, device identifier, web browser, and browsing information collected through cookies, web beacons, pixels, clear gifs, and other similar technologies (collectively “Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies”) on our Sites. We may also automatically collect information about how you use the Sites, such as what you have searched for and viewed on the Sites.
The information automatically collected will be associated with any personal data you have provided. SCRP may also collect personal data about you from third parties, such as data brokers or aggregators, in the course of its business activities including in connection with some client services. We may combine this data with existing information we have about you or use it independently, for the purposes of our data analytics activities (e.g., analysis of risk management practices across an industry, detecting carbon footprint patterns in connection with transactions, or frequency of a risk event over a period of time). We will always seek to confirm that the third party has informed you in advance about its, and SCRP’s, use of this data.
Use of Information
Our Sites do not track you by collecting personal data about your online activities over time and across third-party websites or online services. Accordingly, we do not alter our data collection and use practices in response to “do not track” signals transmitted from web browsers.
Use of Information Collected Via Mobile Devices
In connection with our mobile applications, SCRP may use third-party service providers to analyze user activity to fix errors, monitor usage, and improve the performance of the mobile applications. For example, SCRP receives reports on some of our mobile applications’ aggregate usage and browsing patterns, including information about the type of device used, articles accessed, and other events occurring within our apps. SCRP also receives reports on certain errors occurring within mobile applications.
In addition, our SCRP Articles and Publications may contain a unique user identifier that tracks the articles that you read in the app. We do not share your viewing history or trends with other users or any external third parties (i.e., persons or entities that are not affiliates or third-party service providers of SCRP).
Link to Third-Party Sites
The Sites may allow you to sign into and associate your social network accounts including, but not limited to, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and YouTube, with SCRP. The Sites also may allow you to log in to an SCRP account using certain social network account credentials.
If you would like to disconnect a social media account from us, refer to the settings of that social network account and its provider.
SCRP has implemented generally accepted standards of technology and operational security to protect personal data from loss, misuse, alteration, or destruction. Only authorized SCRP personnel and third-party service providers are provided access to personal data, and these employees and service providers are required to treat this information as confidential. Despite these precautions however, SCRP cannot guarantee that unauthorized persons will not obtain access to your personal data.
SCRP retains personal data, as necessary, for the duration of the relevant business relationship.